Construction Career Feature — Floorlayer

A four-year training program gives floorlayer apprentices the experience they need to install all types of flooring.


PRIDE of St. Louis, Inc.



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From carpeting and hardwood to ceramic and resilient flooring, the work of floorlayer exxpresses warmth, elegance and functionality. In addition to laying all types of flooring, floorlayer perform maintenance work, such as stripping, sanding and finishing wood floors.

Knowledge of tool use, basic math, drafting and blueprint reading is helpful. The work also requires the ability to work well with co-workers and customers.


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